Robert Joseph Ramsey
RAMSEY, ROBERT JOSEPH, in his 100th year, passed away Tuesday, May 7 2013 in Louisville.
He was a retired chemical operator at the DuPont Company.
He was married for 56 years to Mary Alice Ramsey, who preceded him in death.
He is survived by a son, Paul Ramsey (Maureen); two daughters, Kathy Shelburne and Beth Crews (Robert); 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A man of humility, "Pops" had a ready smile, a gentle nature, and a kind spirit. He will be greatly missed not only by his family, but by friends at his adult day center and many other caregivers, and friends.
He was a Louisville Cardinals fan, a Kentucky Colonel, a music lover, and he enjoyed growing flowers during his retirement.
His funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, 7335 Southside Dr., with burial in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Thursday at Joseph E. Ratterman & Son Funeral Home, 7336 Southside Dr.
Memorial gifts may be made to Hosparus.
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